Jones Rushed For A Game-High 147 Yards On 23 Attempts To Lead UTEP
UTEP (1-0) christens the home portion of its 2014 schedule versus Big 12 power Texas Tech (1-0) on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 9:05 p.m. MT.
A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required
UTEP Slips To 1-2 On The Year
2014 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2013 (FRESHMAN): Started all 12 games as a true freshman ... perfect 32-for-32 on extra point kicks and was 7-of-15 on field goal kicks ... led the Miners with 53 points ... nailed a season-long 45-yard field goal against Tulsa ... went 2-for-2 on field goal kicks versus UTSA ... kicked a 34-yard field goal during a home victory over FIU ... connected on a 41-yard kick at Middle Tennessee.
PRIOR TO UTEP: Competed three years at the varsity level ... connected on 22-of-30 field goals during his career, including a career-long 53-yard kick ... named to the All-State and All-Conference teams after his senior season ... also a member of his prep soccer team.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jay J. Mattox ... son of Duane and Paula Mattox ... has three sisters ... born in Las Vegas, Nev. ... undeclared major.